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Last updated : 28 October 2005
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History of the Airdrie United v Dundee fixture

Airdrie Utd. play host to Dundee at Shyberry Excelsior Stadium on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 82 games played, The Diamonds have recorded 31 wins, and Dundee have come away with 27 victories.

The last time the two teams met at Airdrie Utd. was back in April 1998, over five years ago, with Dundee inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the The Diamonds in a Scottish Division One match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2005/2006Sat 10 SepDundee0 - 2Airdrie Utd.SCD1
2005/2006Tue 30 AugDundee1 - 1Airdrie Utd.SCC
1997/1998Sat 04 AprAirdrieonians1-2DundeeSCD1
1997/1998Sat 21 FebDundee1 - 0AirdrieoniansSCD1
1997/1998Sat 06 DecAirdrieonians0 - 0DundeeSCD1
1997/1998Sat 04 OctDundee1 - 0AirdrieoniansSCD1
1996/1997Sat 12 AprAirdrieonians2 - 0DundeeSCD1

Recent respective form guides

Airdrie United's home form is poor, winning just 2 of the last six, and losing the other 4. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 7 in the wrong end.

Dundee's away form is none too clever either, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. The Dees's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.

Airdrie Utd. see themselves just below half way in the Bells Scottish Division One, showing a record of 12 points from their 11 games played so far, Dundee's 16 points from 11 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 5th position.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Airdrie Utd.6123585
Dundee6150868

FootyMad's prediction ...

Its been a distinctly poor show from Airdrie Utd. at home in recent games, and, though I cannot see a run starting here, I do think the The Diamonds will at least gain a draw. No-score draw

Sequence statistics:
Airdrie Utd. 9 games since last home draw.
Dundee Undefeated in last 3 away games.
Drawn each of the last 3 games.
No win in the 3 most recent games.

Airdrie United Match Reports

Scottish Division 1 Sat 14th October 15:00

Ayr United 2 - 2 Airdrie United

Last game - Match Centre


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